| J. M. Scribner - Mechanical engineering - 1849 - 264 pages
...be 1 1. 7x11 =ff- Answer. To reduce a Mixed Number to an Improper fraction. Rule. — Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction ; and to the product add the numerator,** and place the sum above the denominator. Example. — Reduce 17? and 8f to improper fractions. 173=1^;... | |
| Charles Guilford Burnham - 1850 - 352 pages
...fraction ; therefore, To reduce a mixed number to an improper frac,ion, we have this RULE. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** ; under the result, place the denominator of the fraction. EXAMPLES. 4. Change of to an improper fraction.... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1850 - 256 pages
...to reduce these to improper fractions, we have the following rule : RULE . — Multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** or connect it with its proper sign + or — •/ then the denominator being set under this sum, will... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1850 - 368 pages
...write under RULE. —Divide the integers as in whole numbers, and if any thing remains multiply it **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** of the fraction, and write it over the product of the divisor, multiplied by the denominator. 2. Divide... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Algebra - 1850 - 364 pages
...them side by side. CASE i. To reduce a mixed quantity to an improper fraction, multiply the integer **by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** or connect it with its proper sign, + or —; then the denominator being set under this sum, will give... | |
| Charles Haynes Haswell - Engineering - 1851 - 332 pages
...Fraction to its equivalent, an Improper Fraction. tration, see following examples : RULE. — Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and...numerator; then set that sum above the denominator.** EXAMPLE. — Reduce 23^ to a fraction. 23X6+2=140 6 ' 6 EXAMPLE.— Reduce 1~ inches to its value i/ieet.... | |
| Daniel Leach, William Draper Swan - Arithmetic - 1851 - 280 pages
...31. Reduce 87. To reduce a mixed number to an equivalent improper fraction, — RULE. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator** 'y and write the suin over the denominator. 32. Reduce 7f to its equivalent improper fraction. Multiplying... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1851 - 372 pages
...thus, 858. And this fraction by definition 2d, page 89, is an improper fraction. RULE. — Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** and place their sum over the denominator of the fraction. 2. Reduce 16^ to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
| Calvin Tracy - 1851 - 214 pages
...terms, Ans. J. CASE II. § 114. To REDUCE A MIXED QUANTITY TO AN IMPROPER FRACTION. EULE. Multiply the **whole number by the denominator of the fraction. and to the product, add the** given numerator. The number thus produced, will be the numerator of the required fraction. 1. Reduce... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1852 - 378 pages
...fraction by definition 2d, page 89, is an improper fraction. RtiE. — Multiply the whok muafcr 6y **the denominator of the fraction, and to the product add the numerator,** and place their sum over the denominator of the fraction. 2. Reduce 16^ to an improper fraction. Ans.... | |
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